Minions on NBCUniversal

Missing Minions across NBCUniversal is a promotion participated by more than 21 NBCUniversal partner sites. The promotion only lasts from June 10 to June 30, 2013. It all started with an invitation from the voice of Gru, Steve Carell and is followed by a minion photobomb in The Real Housewives Facebook cover photo. By searching the minions across the NBCUniversal family of websites, fans may win any number of prizes.Everyday, a new missing minion will be revealed at, along with the NBCUniversal site where he will be found. One minion will be released everyday of June 10-30 at 12:00pm EST. Audiences are asked to visit the specific partner site and search for the missing minion. To rescue him and enter the drawing for the grand prize, all they must do is click. 


For each minion found, registered users will receive an entry into a grand-prize sweepstakes for a trip for four to Universal Orlando Resort. Daily instant win prizes of Fandango Movie Cash - good for tickets to see Despicable Me 2 in theaters - are also available for lucky fans with keen eyes. 


Since the promotion is over, here is a list of minions found in the participating NBCUniversal sites:

Minion NBCUniversal site
Mark (Mom) Bravo
Beach minion DailyCandy
Thumbs up minion Universal Studios Hollywood
Tim (Dad)

G4, Esquire

Ken mun2
Kevin (Golfer) Golf Channel
Dave (Dancer) NBC
Laughing taunt
(the one whose tongue is out)
Stuart (Girl) Style Network
Lance Green Is Universal
Darwin Sprout
Evil minion Syfy
Carl (Bee-do) CNBC
Knight USA Network
Phil (Maid) iVillage
Steve Xfinity
Minion with a duck floatie The Weather Channel
Classic minions

Universal Orlando, Focus Features, E!, NBC Sports, Oxygen, Universal Studios Entertainment,

Notable Locations

Every location of the minions in different NBCUniversal websites, there is a message that you found one and it links to

  • Mom - in the Facebook page of The Real Housewives of New Jersey (RHONJ is aired on Bravo).
  • Josh - in the Majority of Americans say NSA data mining acceptable report in the MSNBC website.
  • Classic - in the home page of the NBC Sports website.
  • Ken - in the slideshow page of Who is your favorite movie superhero in the Mun2 website.
  • Evil Minion - in the home page of the Syfy website.
  • Beach - in the Party Like You Mean It article in the DailyCandy website.
  • Knight - in the home page of the USA Network website.
  • Kevin (Golfer) - in the article of the Big Break Mexico Episode 5 in the Golf Channel website.
  • Tim (Dad) - in the Facebook page of American Ninja Warrior (American Ninja Warrior is aired on G4).
  • A classic minion - in the photo gallery of Fave Onscreen Assistants in the E! website.
  • Phil (Maid) - in a post in the iVillage Facebook page.
  • Another classic minion - in the Bad Girls Club page in the Oxygen website (Bad Girls Club is aired on Oxygen).
  • Another classic minion - in the footer of
  • Stuart (Girl) - in the article of Learn to Authenticate Designer Handbags With Resale Royalty's Experts in the Style Network website.
  • Lance - in a post in the Green is Universal Facebook page.
  • Darwin - in the Pinterest page of Sprout.
  • Another classic minion - in a post in the Universal Studios Entertainment Facebook page
  • Dave (Dancer) - he is pulling the NBC logo with a magnet in the NBC website.
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